Victoria HarbourCats

Curtis Pelletier, head coach and program director for the Golden Tide, wants to see as many local kids as possible playing for the HarbourCats. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Victoria gets new collegiate baseball team, training facility

Golden Tide coach wants to see as many local kids play for the HarbourCats as possible

 

Nanaimo baseball player Josh Laukkanen, who played in the West Coast League last summer, models the Nanaimo NightOwls’ new home uniform, as Ney-te the NightOwl also gets in the picture. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Victoria baseball club’s new Nanaimo rival team unveils NightOwls name

West Coast League baseball club will play ball under the lights next season

 

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a pre-COVID game at Royal Athletic Park. (Don Denton/News Staff)

Victoria baseball club opens Royal Athletic Park for public picnics

HarbourCats go ahead with annual sock toss for charity despite no games

 

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria HarbourCats roll back to 2018 prices for 2021 season tickets

Early birds score deals for next year’s WCL baseball season

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)

HarbourCats strike out on 2020 season

With some teams calling it due to COVID-19, West Coast League determined to play on

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Victoria HarbourCats club hosts its first online hot stove to talk baseball, the 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of the team. (Provided by Victoria HarbourCats)

Victoria HarbourCats launch first-ever online hot stove

Talk baseball, 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of team

The Victoria HarbourCats club hosts its first online hot stove to talk baseball, the 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of the team. (Provided by Victoria HarbourCats)
Bastion Books owner Alex Cruikshank and HarbourCats mascot Harvey at the launch of Harvey’s Reading Club at George Jay Elementary School in 2019. (Courtesy Victoria HarbourCats)

HarbourCats team up with Bastion Books to bring back Harvey’s Reading Club

HarbourCats and Bastions Books offer students free game tickets in an effort to promote child literacy

Bastion Books owner Alex Cruikshank and HarbourCats mascot Harvey at the launch of Harvey’s Reading Club at George Jay Elementary School in 2019. (Courtesy Victoria HarbourCats)
Calvin Turchin racked up a season high seven K’s through five innings on the night, falling just one inning short of his third quality start of the year. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats knock off Cowlitz 12-3

Victoria’s Parker Bramlett sets single season stolen base record

Calvin Turchin racked up a season high seven K’s through five innings on the night, falling just one inning short of his third quality start of the year. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Tyson Hays continued his hot streak with three hits, including a three-run home run, but the ‘Cats four-game road win streak ended with a 6-3 loss in Walla Walla Monday. Photo by Christian J. Stewart

HarbourCats four-game win streak hits stall in Walla Walla

Victoria team loses the first of a three-game set 6-3 in Washington

Tyson Hays continued his hot streak with three hits, including a three-run home run, but the ‘Cats four-game road win streak ended with a 6-3 loss in Walla Walla Monday. Photo by Christian J. Stewart
In five strong innings on the mound, Dakota Hawkins racked up five strikeouts and didn’t allow a single walk. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats claw out a 3-2 win over Ridgefield Raptors Tuesday night

The teams square off Wednesday at 6:35 p.m. at Royal Athletic Park

In five strong innings on the mound, Dakota Hawkins racked up five strikeouts and didn’t allow a single walk. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Parker Bramlett fires towards first, capping off one of Victoria’s two double plays on the evening. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats take a bite out of AppleSox

Victoria downs Wenatchee 14-5 Tuesday night

Parker Bramlett fires towards first, capping off one of Victoria’s two double plays on the evening. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Aaron Celestino got the start from Head Coach Todd Haney on the evening, and would yield five runs and six runs in three innings of work. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

‘Cats fend off Elks to move into a tie for first in division

Victoria HarbourCats take their sixth win in eight games

Aaron Celestino got the start from Head Coach Todd Haney on the evening, and would yield five runs and six runs in three innings of work. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Hunter Hennigh would go a season high 3 1/3 with a strikeout and only one earned run given up tonight. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

Victoria HarbourCats edge Elks in series opener

Claire Eccles’ jersey retired at Monday’s game

Hunter Hennigh would go a season high 3 1/3 with a strikeout and only one earned run given up tonight. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Cuban third base coach Jorge Oliveras gives a signal and screams out a command to his players in the field. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

Cubans down Victoria HarbourCats 5-2 in Monday evening action

Cuban pitch Essi Fuentes leads a strong visiting squad

Cuban third base coach Jorge Oliveras gives a signal and screams out a command to his players in the field. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
The Victoria HarbourCats have teamed up with VicPD to make a police-themed jersey (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

Victoria HarbourCats show support for VicPD with new jersey

Players will sport the new look at four upcoming ‘Friday Forces’ games

The Victoria HarbourCats have teamed up with VicPD to make a police-themed jersey (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
Cuba’s Union de Reyes bested the Victoria HarbourCats 10-2 Sunday evening. (Kevin Menz/News Staff)

Visiting Cuban squad bests Victoria HarbourCats

Second Cuban visit a life-changing experience for teams

  • Jun 3, 2019
Cuba’s Union de Reyes bested the Victoria HarbourCats 10-2 Sunday evening. (Kevin Menz/News Staff)
Harvey the HarbourCats mascot was the first one to test out the stadium’s new zipline (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)                                Harvey the HarbourCats mascot was the first one to test out the stadium’s new zipline (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

VIDEO: New zipline opens at Victoria’s Royal Athletic Park

Spectators can now cruise down the field during Victoria HarbourCats games

Harvey the HarbourCats mascot was the first one to test out the stadium’s new zipline (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)                                Harvey the HarbourCats mascot was the first one to test out the stadium’s new zipline (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
New charity ballgame to mark Doug Hudlin Day in Victoria

New charity ballgame to mark Doug Hudlin Day in Victoria

Late, beloved longtime umpire to be honoured with Hudlins vs. Fernwood game, June 8 at RAP

New charity ballgame to mark Doug Hudlin Day in Victoria
The Victoria HarbourCats have teamed up with Flight Centre to offer one lucky fan the chance to win a $1,000 travel credit to anywhere their heart’s desire. (File Photo/Black Press Media)

Victoria HarbourCats and Flight Centre giving away trip to lucky fan

Last year’s winner’s trip delayed due to cancer battle but he’s now in Vegas

The Victoria HarbourCats have teamed up with Flight Centre to offer one lucky fan the chance to win a $1,000 travel credit to anywhere their heart’s desire. (File Photo/Black Press Media)
Victoria HarbourCats looking to expand

Victoria HarbourCats looking to expand

Leadership group looking to start a Nanaimo team in 2020

  • Feb 1, 2019
Victoria HarbourCats looking to expand